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Chemical poisoning -- Paraffin wax

Chemical poisoning -- Paraffin wax: Introduction

Chemical poisoning -- Paraffin wax: Paraffin wax is a chemical used mainly in the production of candles, paraffin papers, varnishes, floor polishes, food packaging, lubricants, cosmetics, wood waterproofing, cork and perfume extraction. The fumes from burning paraffin wax can be quite harmful if excessive inhalation occurs. Ingestion and other exposures to the chemical can cause various symptoms. The type and severity of symptoms varies depending on the amount of chemical involved and the nature of the exposure. More detailed information about the symptoms, causes, and treatments of Chemical poisoning -- Paraffin wax is available below.

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Prognosis for Chemical poisoning -- Paraffin wax: Prognosis varies depending on the type and degree of exposure. Prognosis can be improved by prompt treatment.

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